“Trayf” at New Repertory Theatre

Top Pick Next Event: October 12, 2019 Watertown $15.00 - $30.00
“Trayf” by Lindsay Joelle (Photo: Andrew Brilliant/brilliantpictures Inc.)
“Trayf” by Lindsay Joelle (Photo: Andrew Brilliant/brilliantpictures Inc.)

Join us for the New England premiere of “Trayf,” a contemporary coming-of-age comedy by Lindsay Joelle.

Best friends Zalmy and Shmuel spend their days as the Rebbe’s loyal foot soldiers, driving their “Mitzvah Tank” through 1990s Manhattan performing good deeds. The two young men soon find themselves at odds as a newcomer wishing to learn more about their Chasidic ways creates discord between them.

Juxtaposing the secular and the sacred, the familiar and the unknown, the accepted and the forbidden, Zalmy and Shmuel are forced to reexamine the core of their faith and their relationship. Rich in humor, emerging playwright Lindsay Joelle’s “Trayf” is a moving new play that explores identity, assimilation and friendship.

This play runs Oct. 12 through Nov. 3. For a full performance schedule, click here.

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Fact Sheet
Saturday, October 12, 2019, 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Sunday, October 13, 2019, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Monday, October 14, 2019, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday, October 17, 2019, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Friday, October 18, 2019, 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Saturday, October 19, 2019, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Saturday, October 19, 2019, 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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New Repertory Theatre
321 Arsenal St
Watertown, MA 02472
$25.00 Starting price for adult tickets
$30.00 Adults 18-35 (must be purchased over the phone or in person; fees included)
$15.00 With valid student ID (purchased at the door)

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